Education

NEW this summer!

Kids' Shakespeare Camp and Show

Two Weeks Only: June 30th - July 13th

Taught/Directed By: Theo Black

Your kids will learn:

  • How to act Shakespeare and make Shakespeare's words their own
  • Voice, movement, and stage combat skills
  • Improv games, creative exercises, ensemble acting & team-building

AND they'll get to perform a selection of Shakespeare scenes on the ISC stage at Cornell Plantations before ISC's summer shows!

Camp Schedule: Monday-Friday 9:30am-2:30pm, June 30-July 11

Performances: July 11, 12 & 13 @ 5:30 pm

Tuition: $499 per child

Open to kids ages 8-13. Space limited.

Auditions required:

For more info, email the instructor at: tb353@cornell.edu

About the instructor:

Theo Black is a recent transplant to Ithaca, and is a teacher, director and actor whose driving passion is Shakespeare. He received his MFA from The Shakespeare Theatre's Academy for Classical Acting in DC, and has performed with The California Shakespeare Theatre, Playmakers Repertory Theatre, Pacific Repertory Theatre, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, and others. He is a teaching artist for The Hangar Theatre and ActingOutNY, a guest lecturer at Ithaca College, and the speech and drama coach for Cornell University. He is looking forward immensely to playing Hamlet for Ithaca Shakespeare this summer.